Zheshen Zhang


University of Arizona

Dr. Zheshen Zhang is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, and the James C. Wyant College of Optical Sciences at the University of Arizona (UA). Prior to joining UA in 2017, Dr. Zhang was a Postdoctoral Associate and then a Research Scientist at MIT. Dr. Zhang's research encompasses a broad swath of the experimental and theoretical aspects of quantum networks, quantum communications, quantum sensing, and quantum computing. Dr. Zhang currently directs UA's Interdisciplinary Quantum Information Research and Engineering (INQUIRE) infrastructure and serves as a testbed co-Lead for the NSF Engineering Research Center for Quantum Networks. Dr. Zhang serves on the Editorial Board of Communications Physics.